National Service Scheme (NSS)

National Service Scheme
National Service Scheme, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt. of India, popularly known as NSS was launched in Gandhiji’s Birth Centenary Year 1969, in 37 Universities involving 40,000 students with primary focus on the development of personality of students through community service. Today, NSS has more than 3.2 million student volunteers on its roll spread over 298 Universities and 42 (+2) Senior Secondary Councils and Directorate of Vocational Education all over the country. Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) has NSS unit comprising of 150 students. College has adopted Chinchani village (District- Palghar) for various activities conducted throughout the year.
Committee Members
Dr. Amar M. Dhere – NSS Chairperson

Member. Dept. of Science

Mrs. Shilpa Sawalakhe – NSS Co-Chairperson.

Member, Dept. Human Development

Mrs. Sulakshana Mane – Member, Dept. Food, Nutrition and


Mrs. Rajeshree Shinde – Member, Dept. Science

Mr. Rohit Pawar – Member, Dept. Mass Communication